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Composers

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A condensed list of Composers and thier most famous works (for suggested listening)

All listed here are availiable on W.W. Norton for listening!

www2.wwnorton.com/college/music/listeninglab/welcome2.htm

 

Middle Ages:

 

Vaqueiras:

  • Kalenda maya

 

Renaissance:

 

Josquin:

  • Missa La sol fa re mi, Kyrie
  • Ave maria virga serena
  • Mille regretz

Susato:

  • Three Dances

 

 

Baroque:

 

Bach:

  • Cantana no. 80,
  • Contrapunctus I, Art of the Fugue
  • Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
  • Rejouissance, from Orchestral Suite No. 4
  • Toccata and Fugue in D minor
  • Orchestral Suite no. 3, Air
  • Prelude and Fugue No. 24 in B minor
  • Prelude and Fugue No. 2 in C minor
  • Suite no. 1 for Unaccompanied Cello

 

Handel:

  • Messiah
    • There were shepherds
    • Glory to God
    • Hallelujah Chorus
    • I know that my Redeemer liveth
  • Aria, Molto voglio from Rinaldo

 

Vivaldi

  • The Four Seasons

 

Classical:

 

Beethoven:

  • Symponies 1-9
    • No. 5
    • No. 9
  • Piano Sonata No. 14, "Moonlight,"
  • Op. 125 Choral 13:44
  • Piano Concertos
    • No. 5 in E flat major, Op. 73
  • Piano Sonatas
    • No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13
  • String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 18, 10:36

 

Haydn:

  • String Quartet, Op. 76
  • The Creation
  • String Quartet No. 29 in G major, Op. 33
  • Trumpet Concerto, E-flat, 3rd mvmt
  • Military Symphony No. 100, II 01:09
  • London Symphony No. 104

 

Mozart:

  • Marriage of Figaro
  • Eine kleine Nachtmusik
  • Piano Concerto No. 17, K. 453, first mvmt
  • Requiem
  • The Magic Flute

 

Romantic:

 

Berlioz:

  • Symphony Fantastique

 

Bizet:

  • Carmen

 

Brahms:

  • Academic Festival Overture
  • Tragic Overture
  • Symphonies nos. 1-4
  • Ein deutsches Requiem

 

Chopin:

  • Nocturne in C minor, Op. 48
  • Polonaise
  • Mazurka

 

Dvorák:

  • Quartet No. 12 in F major, Op. 96, "American"
  • New World Symphony
  • Slavonic Dances

 

Liszt:

  • Liebestraum No.3 in A flat-major Op.63
  • The Little Bell (La campanella)

 

 

 

THE MIGHTY FIVE:

 

Borodin

  • In the Steppes of Central Asia
  • Polovstian Dances

 

Mussorgsky:

  • Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Boris Gudonov

 

 

Rimsky-Korsakov

  • Sheherazade Suite
  • Capriccio espagnol
  • Russian Easter Festival Overture
  • The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Christmas Night, other operas

 

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Schubert:

  • Erlking
  • Die Forelle
  • Heidenroslein, D. 257 01:58
  • Standchen, D. 889 03:04
  • Schwanengesang, D. 957 - Der Atlas (Heine) 02:24

 

Schumann:

  • Dichterliebe
  • Im wunderschoenen Monat Mai

 

 

Tchaikovsky:

  • Nutcracker
    • Waltz of the Flowers
    • Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
    • Trepak (Russian Dance)
  • Swan Lake
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • 1812 Overture
  • Eugene Onegin

 

 

Verdi

  • La donne e mobile
  • Rigoletto, Quartet, Un di, se ben rammentomi
  • La Traviata, Libiamo ne'lieta
  • Requiem

 

Wagner:

  • Das Rheingold (Ring Cycle)
  • Die Walkure (Ring Cycle)
    • Ride of the Valkyries
  • Siegfried (Ring Cycle)
  • Gotterdammerung (Ring Cycle)
  • The Flying Dutchman
  • Tristan und Isolde

 

20th Century

 

Bartok:

  • Concerto for Orchestra
  • Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta

 

Britten:

  • Peter Grimes
  • Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

 

Copland:

  • Appalachian Spring
  • Rodeo

 

Debussy:

  • Nocturnes
  • La Mer
  • Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune (Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun)
  • Suite bergamasque

 

Prokofiev:

  • Symphony no. 1 "Classical"
  • Pierre et le loup (Peter and the Wolf)
  • Love for 3 Oranges
  • Lt. Kije

 

Rachmaninoff:

  • Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini
  • Piano Concerto no. 2

 

Ravel:

  • Bolero
  • Rhapsodie espagnole

 

 

Stravinsky:

  • Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
  • L'oiseau de feu (The Firebird)
  • Petrushka

 

Richard Strauss:

  • Don Juan
  • Don Quixote
  • Salome's Dance
  • Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks

 

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